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Adding Herbs To Your Flock’s Feed to Boost Immunity and Decrease Health Issues

By Nancy Fedelem | Jun 6, 2019
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We partnered with Scratch and Peck for this post as we sell their Cluckin’ Good Organic Herbs for chicken keepers. The ingredients include organic garlic, ginger, parsley, thyme, basil, oregano, nettle and my fave herb, calendula. These herbs go directly into the feed and the hens gobble them up!

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How to Care for a Blind Dog: Training Tips

By Nancy Fedelem | May 14, 2019
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Living with a blind dog requires time and patience. Whether your dog is a senior and lost his vision as he aged or your dog was born blind, there are many ways to help him navigate through life. Remember too that your dog’s nose is a very powerful tool and he’ll use this to determine…

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Adding Herbs to Your Flock’s Feed to Boost Immunity and Decrease Health Issues

By Nancy Fedelem | Feb 19, 2019
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We partnered with Scratch and Peck for this post as we sell their Cluckin’ Good Organic Herbs for chicken keepers. The ingredients include organic garlic, ginger, parsley, thyme, basil, oregano, nettle and my fave herb, calendula. These herbs go directly into the feed and the hens gobble them up!Herbs can be fed directly into the…

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Please Donate Dog Supplies to Jake n’ Max’s Boxes of Love Event in Memory of Vonnie Harris and For the Love of Senior Animals

By Nancy Fedelem | Feb 10, 2019
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For the 6th year in a row, you can donate dog supplies at Three Paws Pet Supply (and our sister stores) for seniors. The store is a donation site for Jake n’ Max’s Boxes of Love and the decorated boxes are filling up! This event is a tribute to the unwavering love of two beloved…

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Greyhound Adoptions: Q&A with Greyhound Pet Adoption Northwest

By Nancy Fedelem | Jan 29, 2019
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The Greyhound breed has become increasingly popular over the years and was one of the first breeds at the American dog shows. According to an article in Wide Open Pets, “Historically, Greyhounds have been used as hunters due to their great speed – they are the fastest breed of dog, reaching top speeds of over…

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Pet Photos with Santa Raised $6,000 for The Pongo Fund

By Nancy Fedelem | Jan 24, 2019
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All three stores offered an opportunity to have memorable pet photos taken with Santa in December and the donations benefitted The Pongo Fund. We want to update folks on our donation!Thank you all for coming out. Thanks to you, we’ve raised over $6,000 for The Pongo Fund. Here at Fang! Pet & Garden Supply we…

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Pets and Climate Change: How Will This Impact them in 2019 and Beyond?

By Nancy Fedelem | Jan 9, 2019
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National Geographic tells us when it comes to the state of California, “The state is just hotter and drier than it used to be, and that’s driving a trend toward larger fires.” If the hottest and driest summers have all occurred in the last 20 years then we need to start preparing with at the…

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Up-potting: How to Repot a Plant

By Nancy Fedelem | Dec 20, 2018
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Master gardeners will tell you that as your houseplant grows larger and the roots begin to grow through the drainage holes, repotting the plant into a larger pot will become necessary. In addition, pests (gross!), diseases, and mold often infiltrate the soil of a potted plant. To prevent further damage or a recurrence of the…

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Shop Local and Support the Community With Our Stocking Stuffer, 2019 Pet Calendar

By Nancy Fedelem | Dec 12, 2018
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We are thrilled to support the local community with this 2019 pet calendar available now in our store! The below pics are from the calendar contest we kicked off in November with our friends at other like-minded, local pet supply stores. Every month represents a different store’s winning pic! Including the feature cover of the…

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